I have told you about many ways to drive traffic to your website, but as many of us know that U.S. And U.K. Like the traffic of countries are better converted for advertising and affiliate sales due to purchasing power of users of these countries.
There are many factors that can help you in getting country specific traffic. For example, ShoutMeHindi has an Indian Alexa rank of 5200, which shows how popular ShoutMeHindi is in India, while its global rank is 81288, which shows how popular it is globally.
In fact, I can work on targeting India based traffic (Hindi bolne walain people ke liye) but, whenever I iterate my blog business plan, I change my target audience and after that I It is felt that it is better to target the Indian audience, as it provides less competition and better supply: demand ratio. .
This reflects my particular case, but I am sure that there are many of you who blogging for AdSense income and want traffic from specific countries. In this post, I will share with you some such ideas, which can help you to improve traffic from target country.
There is an easy solution to buy of course, country-specific traffic, which can work in the case of commercial and e-commerce sites. But the best way to blog is to remain natural.
India se maximum traffic kaise?
Generally, top level domain extensions like .com and .org have a very high rank on global search engines but, it is a good idea to buy a country-specific domain to target specific country for your blog or website.
You must have noticed that most Aussie bloggers use .au domain extension, and their rank in Australian Google search is quite high. Similarly in India, For best results, you can convert .in or .co.in to your domain extensions Can target as. U.K. For traffic from (United Kingdom), for best results you can choose .co.uk domain extension.
You can also buy other TLD's like .com or .org to preserve your brand. But the biggest disadvantage of this idea is that it will be very difficult for you to rank on other country-specific search engines. Therefore, if your goal is clear and you know your target audience, then country-specific domain extension is the best option for you.
Here you can find the list of genetic TLD’s. You can also purchase domains from Bluehost India.
Google search console Geotargeting:
Note: Agar aap country level domain jaise ki .in, aur .au use karte hain to Geotargeting ka option nahi ayega. Yeh official help guide padhe.
The Google search console is a free tool for bloggers and webmasters, which is very helpful for a blogger or webmaster trying to get country-specific traffic. With this tool you can set which country your website is targeted for, and in this way it helps you to get the traffic of the targeted country.
Log in and verify your website on the Google search console and within Configurations> Settings you can specify which country you want to target.
Webhosting server location:
Another important factor in driving geo-targeted traffic is your server location. If your target country for traffic is U.S. (United States), then you Should host your website on based servers. If you are targeting traffic in Australia, then host your website in Australia.
Other factors like CDN also helps in speeding up your website in different countries, but to focus on your target traffic, host your website only in the countries where the traffic is targeting. This will ensure that your website loads faster in that country due to the IP of the server, and the search engine bots will be able to know the location of your server. All these will help in increasing the rank of your site in that particular country, where the traffic you are targeting.
When Google search started, they used backlinks to find out the popularity of the content. A lot of changes have come with the passage of time, but the importance of backlinks still remains. For this reason, it is a good idea to target country-specific backlinks.
For example, if your target audience U.K. If you are, then try to take most backlinks from U.K.-based websites. You can also use Alexa to get a list of popular websites in a particular country or to get domains with country-specific domain names. This particular strategy proves to be the most efficient when you want to target the traffic of a specific country.
You can also drive country-based backlinks by taking advantage of guest blogging opportunities or spending some time on art of blog commenting. If both of these are done well then both these methods are proven and Penguin-safe.
Read: SEO Main backlinks kya hain?
Your content is the main signal, which Google uses to find out which country you are targeting. If you are targeting multiple countries at once with your generic domain name extension (.com, .org), add the country name to your post's meta titles and descriptions. This will not only make your content more keyword-targeted, but it will also give a clear signal to the country that you are targeting.
Also, the way you use content and language in their articles, That will also determine the ranking of your website. We all know that readability is a known SEO factor and if your language is targeted more for Indian standards then than that. Targeting traffic will be extremely difficult. For this reason, you need to improve your language for the specific country whose traffic you are targeting, or hire writers or editors of that specific country or people who have language for that country. Have excellent writing and grammatical skills and hire them.
Local SEO using Google Places:
It cannot be applied for generic blog, but if you are running a service blog or e-commerce website, then Google Places will be very useful for you. Claim your business in Google Places and add all related information like address, phone number etc. This will help Google find the business location of your business.
To push the specific traffic of your targeted country, more local citations To help you get, you can also create social media profiles on different websites and also fill the information. You can try Knowem to check the availability of social media profiles.
Submit your website to local search engines and directories:
I have already told you about the places to submit your website, which are targeted for the global audience. For country-based traffic, you should submit your website to local search engines and local web directories. Considered, it will become a very useful tool to get country-specific backlinks, which will become an important factor in determining your geo-location traffic.
Use Google Trends to see Keyword popularity:
As I have said earlier, you should target the content of your blog according to those keywords, which are popular in that specific country, where the traffic you are targeting. For example, 160by2 keyword is very popular in India but not in other countries.
Try to find those keywords which are popular in your target country audience and make a content strategy based on it. For example, most of the time on iPhone blogs. Or U.K gets more traffic because iPhone is more popular in those countries as compared to Asian countries.
Track keyword progress in country-specific searches:
Till now we have talked about those techniques, which you can use to target website traffic of specific countries. After this, you will need to keep track of keyword progress in your target country. This will help you to know which strategies are working and which are not. When you find out a strategy that is working, then you can focus on that strategy and push it to take it to the next level. You can use SEMRUSH to check keyword rankings in particular countries, jo Indian Google search ko support karta hain.
Whenever you are writing a business plan for your blog, your targeted country should be on your priority list, because it will help you plan your content marketing and guest blogging campaigns efficiently.
Do you follow any other way to target website traffic in a particular country? Tell me about it using the comments section below!
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